25 days old

Senior Project Lead II

Cary, NC
**Job Location:** United States : North Carolina : Cary

**Role Value Proposition:**

**Project Lead must have a technical background sufficient to understand the technologies and technical issues involved with the application, to be able to anticipate and identify critical technical obstacles, and to make accurate technology decisions. Able to manage project schedule and task details and utilize project management tools such as reports, tracking charts, checklists, and project scheduling software and to delegate appropriately. Also, manage change and properly communicate with management, customer and contractors throughout the life of the project.**

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ **_Manages large scale projects or oversees multiple related large scale projects._**

+ **_Identifies resources needed, assembles project team, assigns individual responsibilities._**

+ **_Determines scope and documents scope and deliverables based on documentation and requirements supplied._**

+ **_Creates and administers project plan. Communicates with Project Management counterparts, customers and project stakeholders to ensure continuing alignment with project objectives._**

+ **_Manages stakeholders (customers, vendors, etc.) and team expectations._**

+ **Perform risk management to minimize project risks**

+ **Resolving cross-program issues and strategic issues with senior management**

+ **_Provides senior management and stakeholders with project status. Identifies and mitigates issues and risks._**

+ **_Facilitates project meetings and produces meeting minutes._**

+ **Serves as a role model by demonstrating commitment to commonly adopted processes and standards for project management.**

+ **_Expertise in conflict resolution_**

**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**


+ Bachelors degree in related field or equivalent experience required.

+ 8+ years of working experience in IT or related experience

+ 4-6+ years project management experience

+ **Insurance/Finance Business & IT strategy experience**

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills

+ Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office


+ ITIL or ITSM certifications preferred

+ PMP certifications

+ Knowledge of Oracle RDBMS 12c

+ Informatica


+ PeopleSoft ERP

+ Big Data

+ Insurance or Finance knowledge a plus

**_At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers._**

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**

Requisition #: 93628


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